publication date: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 (part of Fall 2015)

category: Movies

clue: A century ago, this comic actor put on a bowler hat and a fake mustache, and became the most famous person in the world without saying a single word.

explanation: Chaplin was a popular actor during the silent film era ("without saying a single word") known for his character The Tramp. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, Mike Eberhart, and Stan Iwanchuk


Similar Goos

Matthew Broderick

In his most famous roles, he played hooky from school, almost started thermonuclear war by hacking, mounted a stage musical about Hitler, and took his rightful place as king of a pride of lions. Go »

Kevin Spacey

This actor gets killed in many of his films, but in the lead role that won him an Oscar, he was already dead before the movie started. Go »

Abigail Breslin

This onetime Little Miss Oscar Nominee and keeper of her sister is now queen of screaming on Fox. Go »

Elizabeth Banks

Her comedic roles in the Hunger Games, Lego Movie, Pitch Perfect, and Spider-Man films have her laughing all the way to the bank. Go »

Christopher Lloyd

Even more so than his iconic roles in Taxi, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, and The Addams Family, this actor is known for playing a time-traveling mad scientist who sends Marty McFly forward and back to the future and past. Go »

Ryan Gosling

Hey girl, do you know that a baby goose starred in The Notebook and Drive? Go »